Paj-Puj: The Particle <span style="font-family:sans-serif;" >لا</span> in Comparisons

The Particle لا in Comparisons

سېلىشتۇرۇشتىكى «لا» يۈكلىمىسى

The particle لا may be attached to the comparative and equative case suffixes دەك|تەك and چىلىك to emphasize the equivalence or similarity between two objects in question, respectively.

I too can run just as fast as Adil.
.مەنمۇ ئادىلدەكلا يۈگۈرىمەن

This car can drive just as well as that one there.
.بۇ ماشىنا ئاۋۇ ماشىنىدەكلا ماڭالايدۇ


  1. Personal research/experience
  2. Hämit Tömür, "Modern Uyghur Grammar" (translation by Anne Lee). Yıldız: Istanbul, 2003. (p. 498-499)
  3. Д. Ж. Касымова, "Уйгурский язык: Самоучитель". Ғылым: Алматы, 2005. (p. 208)